Tag: Things to do in Telluride

Favorite Films Made in the Southwest

  From the low deserts to the high mountains, the rich and varied landscape of the American Southwest has inspired many filmmakers and provided the scenic backdrop for a variety of films. Here are a few of our favorite movies that feature scenes shot in the Southwest!   The Hateful Eight – Telluride, CO   […]

Uncover the Hidden Gems of Telluride

Telluride is a charming town located in Southwest Colorado with many hidden gems. This scenic town sits in a box canyon surrounded by steep forested mountains and cliffs. Telluride offers a wide variety of outdoor recreation and has a lot of local shopping and restaurants. This town is well known for it’s magnificent ski resorts […]

Top 5 Reasons Telluride Proves To Be A Vacation Destination!

Telluride is a vacation destination year round. The winters are known for the thrilling downhill skiing but the summers also provide a variety of excellent outdoor adventures. We have compiled a list of the top 5 reasons Telluride should be on your summer vacation list.   1) Take a ride on the Gondola   One […]

Durango Vacation: Soak It Up! The Best Hot Springs to Visit

When coming to Southwestern Colorado, one item on everyone’s list should be a visit to a hot spring.  These springs of geothermal heated water are said to have natural healing powers and health benefits.  They are great way to finish off any Southwest adventure whether it’s rafting, a Colorado jeep tour, exploring on the Durango train, […]

San Miguel River Rafting and More In Telluride, Colorado

Telluride is a wonderfully isolated town found in Southwest Colorado. Rich in both outdoor recreation and historical significance, the town of Telluride began as a mining town in 1878 shortly after gold was discovered. While there is some debate over where the name Telluride came from, the most likely scenario is that it was named after […]

The Telluride Summer Checklist

  Looking for things to do in Telluride this summer? Telluride is a must-ski, big mountain winter destination. But have you been hiking, fly-fishing or rafting in Telluride on a sun-soaked summer afternoon? Tucked away in a beautiful mountain valley, Telluride is the prime summer destination, whether you’re taking a day trip from Durango or […]

Fall Jeep Trail Tour Special

Autumn in Colorado is on it’s way, which means it won’t be long until the high country is peppered with brilliant orange, red and gold hues! Aspen Trees offer a spectacular sight as the leaves morph from their shimmering green of summer, and it’s not unusual for travelers to make a yearly pilgrimage to Southwest […]

5 Reasons to Raft The San Miguel River with Mild to Wild!

1. Family Adventure – San Miguel River Rafting offers trips for families with children as young as 8 years old; escape modern distractions and enjoy family bonding through Colorado whitewater rafting! 2. Breathtaking Scenery – Located below Telluride, Colorado, the landscape around the San Miguel River promises to take your breath away! Forested in green […]

Destination: Telluride

A quaint mountain town with historic charm, Telluride offers a great location to relax or get your adrenaline pumping, your choice! Stroll around downtown to shop and eat, notice anything? There isn’t a single chain store in Telluride!

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